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mettle - courage (to continue bravely in spite of difficulties); spirit; ADJ. mettlesome
taut - tight; strained; tense; ready; OP. slack
exiguous - small in amount; minute
revoke - cancel; retract; CF. irrevocable
emblazon - ornament richly (a shield or flag); N. emblazonment
titter - nervous giggle; nervous laugh; V.
brusque - blunt; abrupt; curt; not wanting to waste time being nice
nugatory - worthless; futile
simile - comparison of one thing with another, using the word like or as
reprise - musical repetition; repeating of a piece of music; repeat performance; recurrent action; Ex. reprise in the finale; Ex. constant reprises